UPDATE:To include quotes from NPD Group analyst Russ Crupnick
DVD sales are flat but the drop doesn't have anything to do with movie downloads, according to the NPD Group.
The research group reported Tuesday that, on average, consumers spent 41 percent of the money budgeted for movies and other video content by purchasing DVDs of films. Movie rentals on DVD were the next biggest category with 29 percent. Consumers spent 11 percent purchasing TV shows on DVD. About 18 percent went to theater tickets, according to the report.
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